My ears are better than your ears! Na na na na na na... A childish taunt, I know. No, I'm not stooping to bully level to tease others, I'm not really a meanie. However, after my experience last night, I can't help but make this statement as there's a lot of truth in it. Mind. … Continue reading Noise? No problem!
A cochlear implant is not an instant fix nor is it a cure for deafness. It's a tool and a completely new way to hear. Because of this, the brain actually has to relearn how to listen. Activation day is different for every person. Some people only hear whistles, beeps, buzzing, static, or screeches at … Continue reading Learning to listen
Time is an interesting thing. Ever notice how one event can feel like an eternity but at the same time feel like it only happened yesterday? This is how I've been feeling with my bilateral hearing. On one hand it feels like I was only just activated, but at the same time it feels like … Continue reading One month, two ears